Pets make life better


If your pet experiences a medical emergency during our normal clinic hours please come directly to your nearest clinic. If you have the time to ring ahead and inform us of what has happened we can advise you and prepare for your arrival. We will attend to your emergency promptly.

Emergencies can include, but are not limited to:

  • Unconsciousness
  • If your pet has been in a road traffic accident / hit by a car
  • Severe bleeding or bleeding you cannot stop
  • Heatstroke or stress relating to heat
  • Difficulty breathing whether gagging, choking or excessive coughing
  • Seizures or staggered movement
  • Fractured bones, inability to move or severe lameness
  • Poisonings – if you know what your pet may have eaten (e.g. chocolate, rat poison, etc) please bring the packaging with you
  • Inability to or pain with urinating or passing faeces
  • Eye injuries
  • Any obvious or unusual signs of severe pain or anxiety

If our clinics are closed, please contact your local after-hours emergency Veterinary clinic.


Animal Emergency at VSA – Mt Albert
97 Carrington Road
Mt Albert, Auckland
09 849 2121

Animal Emergency at VSA – Sylvia Park
1 Te Apunga Place
Mt Wellington, Auckland
09 849 2121

Animal Referral Centre
224 Albany Highway
Schnapper Rock, Auckland
09 281 5815

Manukau After Hours Veterinary Clinic
15 Jack Conway Ave
Manukau, Auckland
09 277 8383

North Shore Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
96B Ellice Road
Glenfield, Auckland
09 443 5640

Western After Hours Emergency Vet Clinic
2/348 Rosebank Road
Avondale, Auckland
09 820 7273


Waikato After Hours Veterinary Hospital
576 Angelsea Street
Hamilton Central, Hamilton
07 839 5656

Bay of Plenty

Bay After Hours Veterinary Hospital
1450 Cameron Road
Greerton, Tauranga
0800 229 838


We are available for emergencies outside of our opening hours – please call 021 548 387 for our on call Veterinarian.

Hawke's Bay

We share after hours availability with two other clinics in the Napier area. Please call us on 06 842 2033 for instructions on which number to call for emergencies outside of our opening hours.


Wellington After Hours Vet Clinic
5 McCormack Place
Ngauranga, Wellington
04 473 7545